Photos: UPSA campus turns ‘ghost town’ 4 days after reopening

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) reopened on January 11, 2021, after announcing a shift system for its face-to-face lectures. According to the plan, Levels 100 and 400 students will spend six weeks of face-to-face lectures and later spend the next six weeks learning on the schools virtual platform. Also, the Levels 200 and […]

Back-to-school: UPSA students share resolutions for 2020/2021 academic year

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) has resumed lectures on Monday after a six-month-long closure due to concerns about the coronavirus. Some Freshmen and final year students who will be enjoying six weeks of face-to-face lectures are happy to be back to school. Emmanuel, who is a level 100 student said: “I am looking […]

Freshers unhappy with ‘tedious, stressful registration exercise’ at UPSA

Some newly admitted students at the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) have registered their displeasure over the “tedious and stressful” registration exercise at the school. Students at any tertiary school are expected to register for the academic year before attending classes. But the process for First Year students is often cumbersome, greeted with long […]

‘We’ve rested enough’ – UPSA students welcome school reopening announcement

Some students of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) have welcomed the decision by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to reopen schools across the country. Speaking to Ghanaians during his 21st Covid-19 address to the nation, the President said the time has come for schools to reopen after close to ten months of closure […]

UPSA extends school fees deadline for 2020/2021 fresh students

The University of Professional Studies, Accra has extended the deadline for the payment of fees by fresh students for the 2020/2021 academic year. A statement signed by the Acting Director of Academic Affairs, Edward Bannerman-Wood has set Saturday, January 9, 2021, as the deadline for the payment of fees. The fresh students were initially given […]

UPSA revises reopening timetable for 2020/2021 academic year

The University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) has revised its reopening timetable for both fresh and continuing students. In the updated timetable published on November 24, 2020, the school will be reopening for the 2020/2021 academic year on January 04, 2021. Read the full timetable below: FIRST AND SECOND SEMESTERS 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR BLENDED TEACHING […]

Ex-UPSA Auditor petitions Akufo-Addo to probe VC over corruption allegations

The former Internal Auditor of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) has petitioned the President and the UPSA Governing Council to launch a full-scale probe into various corruption allegations, including willfully causing financial loss to the state, employment fraud and abuse of office by the Vice-Chancellor (VC), Abednego Okoe Feehi Amartey. The petition signed […]

Nicolinn writes: Ungrateful Free SHS students and 2020 WASSCE trauma

Education plays a major role in our lives today. This is because should a person be less educated, society will see him as a threat to its shared future. Solomon Ortiz was right when he said: “Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their […]